Develop your knowledge and understanding of mycoplasma mastitis in cows. This is a one-part course that can also be taken as part of the mastitis course bundle.
This module looks at pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and outcomes of mycoplasma mastitis in cows, including:
Pathophysiology – contagious pathogen, milking is most likely period of transmission.
Diagnosis – difficult to diagnose and treat. Mycoplasma are often also implicated in a number of other disease in bovines.
Treatment – resistant to beta-lactams. Resistance of mycoplasma to a range of antibiotics.
Prevention – application of 5-point plan in conjunction with segregation.
Support and Resources
This online module includes an e-Book with content from Vetstream's Vetlexicon Bovis followed by a quiz leading to a personalized certificate. Written by some of the world's leading veterinarians, ensuring accuracy and depth of content.
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This module is worth approximately 30 minutes of CPD.